Browsing the "Securities" Tag

Ethereum Investment Vehicle Approved for Small Investors

| John Biggs

FINRA has approved Grayscale Investments' ethereum trust shares for sale to mom-and-pop investors.

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Blockstream Launches Security Token Platform on Bitcoin Sidechain

| Alyssa Hertig

Blockstream, the bitcoin-focused startup, is creating a new security token platform on its Liquid sidechain network.

SEC Slaps Blockchain Author Alex Tapscott, Firm With Fines Over Securities Violations

| Yogita Khatri

The U.S. securities regulator has settled with blockchain author Alex Tapscott and his investment firm NextBlock Global over securities violations.

Tata Settles Securities Between National Depositories on a Blockchain

| Yogita Khatri

India's second largest firm has completed a blockchain trial of cross-border securities settlement between two central securities depositories.

SEC’s Crypto Token Framework Falls Short of Clear and Actionable Guidance

| Nikhilesh De

The SEC's guidance on crypto token sales, while welcome, is not quite the clarifying document the industry hoped for.

The SEC Just Released Its Long-Awaited Crypto Token Guidance

| Nikhilesh De

The U.S. Securities and Exchange Commission has published fresh regulatory guidance for token issuers, nearly half a year in the making.

Wyoming Lawmakers Pass Three Bills in Boost for State’s Crypto Industry

| Yogita Khatri and Christine Kim

The U.S. state of Wyoming has passed several bills aimed to make the state a top destination for cryptocurrency and blockchain businesses.

Crypto Securities Are Years Away from Mainstream, Technologists Say

| Christine Kim

Panelists at ETHDenver agree that despite projections, crypto securities lack the current infrastructure to go mainstream.

Luxembourg Passes Bill to Give Blockchain Securities Legal Status

| Daniel Palmer

Securities issued on blockchains in Luxembourg now have the same legal status as traditional securities, after the passing of a new bill.

SEC Commissioner Peirce Confirms Guidance on Crypto Tokens Is Coming

| Yogita Khatri

The Securities and Exchange Commission plans to clarify when securities laws might apply to crypto token sales, an official confirmed Friday.